Politics has evolved from a sometimes stern defence of core values to the championing of sentimental causes by politicians who often have no other way of showing that they are still in touch with the voters
Malta, which has widely respected freedom of speech laws, is still convicting people for "public blasphemy" crimes
The lines from St. Matthew endure: ‘and the gates of hell shall not overcome it, and I will give you the keys to the kingdom of Heaven’
No TV journalist can relish the prospect of a Papal Conclave. Here's a few ideas to spice things up
It's considered a vulgar topic here in Italy, but talk is turning to who will succeed Pope Benedict XVI
The media's response to the Pope's resignation is hardly helping us to understand the 'whys' and 'whats' facing us
The new Pope will inherit a Church waiting to be led, with its battle lines never more clearly defined
Opening Civil Partnership to all citizens would present a clear choice between religious marriage and civil partnership with equal legal rights bestowed by the state for each
The fool, who attempts to know the mind of a man and how he lives with his crime or sin, is on a hiding to nothing, especially when the sinner is dead
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